The McKinley Team is following recommendations in coordination with CDC and Alaska Department of Public Health. McKinley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine is the only clinic in the area offering orthopedic urgent care services. The following protocols are to protect the public health of Alaskans, the staff at McKinley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, while trying to manage the urgent orthopedic needs of the community.
COVID-19 Pre-Appointment Screening
McKinley Orthopedic and Sports Medicine will be implementing screenings for each patient & guest that arrives at our office locations. Patients will also receive a call prior to their appointment to screen for the possibility of COVID-19. Please review screening questions below.
- Have you traveled out of the State of Alaska within the past 14 days? If so, have you been tested?
- Have you been in close contact with anyone that has tested positive for - OR - with a presumed positive diagnosis (quarantined) of Coronavirus (COVID-19) within the last 14 days?
- Have you developed the following symptoms in the past 14 days?
- Extreme fatigue
- Shortness of breath